Cutting edge & up-to-date skills taught by industry leaders

Part-Time Advanced Diploma in Marketing & Advertising Communications

Marketing & Advertising Communications is a highly sought after specialisation that’s all about managing and improving the relationship between your brand and your customer. In this 2 year Part-Time Advanced Diploma, you’ll learn a unique blend of the latest theory and practical skills and be introduced to the world of advertising, direct marketing and more.

Study Part Time and experience cutting-edge processes in the industry, including IMC, viral, and digital marketing communication. This is achieved through interactive workshops where people in the business present the challenges facing them and look to Project Teams for solutions.

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This course is also available as a full-time course:

Your first step to becoming an advertising & marketing industry leader

Creating award-winning work starts with learning from the best in the business.

With our two-year Part-Time Advanced Diploma in Marketing and Advertising Communications, we’re not just about the books. You’re immediately exposed to the scope of the industry and the vibrant people in it, and invited to try your hand at its main disciplines. Enhancement of personal skills also takes place early on – maximising individual potential, team dynamics and presentation skills – all of which are highly valued in the industry, will enhance your career success and will stay with you forever.

You will be exposed to cutting edge processes in the industry – Integrated Marketing Communication, viral, and digital marketing communication. This is achieved through interactive workshops where people in the business present the challenges facing them and look to Project Teams for solutions. 

You’ll study online for the duration of this programme, with a two-week on-campus immersion period.

Acquire tomorrow’s skills

Equip yourself with the industry’s most sought after marketing and advertising skills.

Learn from top talent

This Advanced Diploma is taught by industry experts with years of experience in the advertising game.

Unleash your creativity

Build a career of note with the latest innovative and up-to-date skills that will shape tomorrow’s industry

Elevate your career

Be recognised with an industry centric Red & Yellow Advanced Diploma, giving you a blend of theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills.

Red & Yellow Advanced Diplomas are made to future-proof your career

Each of our Advanced Diplomas is packed with the most up-to-date and practical knowledge that is designed and taught by cutting-edge industry experts. They’re created to elevate your career to help you stay ahead of the curve and do your best work.

What you’ll learn:

  • How to understand and apply concepts and processes that give greater insight into forces in the marketplace, consumers’ willingness and ability to buy, and the effective positioning of brands.
  • To become accomplished in applying the principles and processes of Integrated Marketing Communication and understand the core components of this exciting profession
  • To network with prospective employers
  • How to prepare for interviews and personal guidance
  • Real-world and industry centric practical experience

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Explore your career options:

Marketing Executive

Brand Manager

Media Planner

Marketing Researcher

Meet your course creators:

This course was created by, and benefits from, our full-time lecturers’ years of experience in the field – both in lecturing and in industry. They know how to nurture talent and bring out the best in students, resulting in many award-wins over the years. Here are some of the lecturers you’ll “meet” online:

Di Charton

Senior Lecturer

Di embodies purpose over profit, having stepped aside from a successful career in the advertising industry to fulfil her passion of shaping the minds of tomorrow.

Di strives to empower and educate the SA marketing communications industry through a myriad of traditional and digital platforms.

With a unique combination of marketing, leadership and engineering experience, Di brings a multifaceted approach to using marketing trends and insights to innovate and empower the industry as a whole.

“Thank you Team Red & Yellow for the knowledge. It’s only been a few months and I can see a difference in the way I think regarding advertising and marketing in the digital realm.”

Nadine Botes

Ogilvy – Senior Creative Specialist in Retail Marketing and Advertising